RUSSIA (OBSERVATORY) – The United States, Britain and France should be responsible for the missile attack on Syria, said spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
“The Security Council has a great deal of experience in resolving conflicts and preventing them, and what we saw today, in addition to the fact that the missiles hit Damascus, they also hit the UN Security Council, and Western colleagues should be held responsible,” Zakharova said. journalists.
“Of course (there are mechanisms to call for accountability – ed.) There are OPCW, experts went to the region precisely to determine whether the same attack was carried out using chemical weapons from Damascus. At the moment, based on actual data on the ground, which professionals are engaged in, and not anonymous sources in social networks, it was the biggest provocation, “she added.
Earlier, US President Donald Trump addressed the nation, in which he announced the strikes against Syria, the fact of which was also confirmed by Britain and France. The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation reported that on April 14, from 3.42 Moscow time to 5.10 Moscow time, aircrafts and ships of the US Armed Forces jointly with the Air Forces of Great Britain and France issued over 100 cruise missiles and air-to-ground missiles for objects of the military and civilian infrastructure of the Syrian Arab Republic, which was shot down by Syrian air defense means on approach to the targets.